water buffalo and hindu pilgrims on a ghat - varanasi (india)

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water buffalo and hindu pilgrims on a ghat - varanasi (india)

Water buffalo and Hindu pilgrims on a Ghat - Varanasi (India).­

For more info about Varanasi, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Varanasi.

ganga river
ganges river
ghats
river bank
sarees
saris
stairs
steps
street cow
varanasi
water buffalo
women
February 3, 2013
Vishwanath Galli, Lahori Tola, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
Cows 145 photos

Photos of cows, and related bovine animals (e.­g.­ calves, oxes, bulls, water buffaloes, yacks).­

I have not included photos of butchered cows (body-parts and meat, i.­e.­ beef).­ Those can be seen in my Meat Markets series.

India 2013 1558 photos

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­

Varanasi - Benares 202 photos

Photos taken in the Hindu Holy city of Varanasi - also know as Benares (India).­

For more info about Varanasi, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Varanasi